wrightsville beach Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
High School Graduate 113 8.1 % 32.8 %
Some College 283 20.3 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 724 52.0 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 273 19.6 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 1,379 99.0 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 931 66.8 % 66.8 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 2,525 - -
19 years old and under 452 17.9 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 1,118 44.3 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 617 24.4 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 338 13.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 2,359 98.0 % 84.8 %
Spanish 40 1.7 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 9 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 427 44.6 % 33.2 %
Married 406 42.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 32 3.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 92 9.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 2,534 - -
Occupied Housing Units 1,084 42.8 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,450 57.2 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 998 39.4 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 388 15.3 % 5.8 %
2-Units 340 13.4 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 219 8.6 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 118 4.7 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 100 3.9 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 371 14.6 % 8.7 %
Built 1990 to 1999 341 13.5 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 483 19.1 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 664 26.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 311 12.3 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 355 14.0 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 159 6.3 % 13.1 %
Electric 1,028 40.6 % 32.8 %
Natural Gas 30 1.2 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 22 0.9 % 4.2 %
Other Fuel 4 0.2 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 2,498 99.8 % 75.7 %
African-American 1 0.0 % 13.1 %
Asian 3 0.1 % 5.4 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 61,389 53,657
Median Family Income 98,125 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 48,183 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 61.29 %
  • Temperature 87.88 ℉
  • Rainfall 6.7 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 0
    [CDD] 15.85
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 0.03 %
6.0 0.01 %
7.0 0.00 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Very Low Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
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